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Lyman Sweet Moore

Lyman Sweet Moore, American city manager. Member International City Mgrs. Association (consultant Public Employee Training), American Society for Public Administration, American Political Science Association, Municipal Finance Officers Association, Civil Service Assembly, Theta Chi.

Background

  • Moore, Lyman Sweet was born on August 15, 1910 in at Attleboro, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Fred Atkins and Vivian Elizabeth (Ross) Moore.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University of Wisconsin, 1931, Master of Arts, 1933, Doctor of Philosophy., Northwestern University, 1936. Student Columbia University, 1933, University of Chicago, 1934.

    Career

    • Staff member International City Mgrs. Association, assistant director Institute for Training in Municipal Administration, assistant editor, Public Management, Municipal Yearbook, 1934-1938. Consultant Public Service Training, United States Office of Education, 1938-1940.

      Administrative assistant to city manager, City of Kansas City, 1940-1942. Consultant United States bureau of the Budget, 1942. Assistant administrator of National Housing Agency, 1942-1946.

      City manager, Portland, Maine, since 1946. Consultant on administrative procedures to the National Government of Thailand in Bangkok, 1952. Cons. town management, Atomic Energy Commission since 1947.

    Membership

    Member International City Mgrs. Association (consultant Public Employee Training), American Society for Public Administration, American Political Science Association, Municipal Finance Officers Association, Civil Service Assembly, Theta Chi.

    Connections

    • Married Doris Abbott Sargent, September 15, 1934. Children: Fred Sargent, David Wells.
    • father: Fred Atkins Moore
    • mother: Vivian Elizabeth (Ross) Moore
    • spouse: Doris Abbott Sargent
    • children: Fred Sargent Moore
    • David Wells Moore
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    Born August 15, 1910
    Died August 5, 1952
    (aged 41)
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